The Insanity of Fear

February 9th 2017 No comments yet  

balance fear heights“Courage is not the absence of fear, but the conviction that something on the other side of the fear is more important.”

As I sat pondering what to write about when it comes to fear, it dawned on me that I was living in some fear in that very moment. Not a fear of what I would write, or how it would be received. It was a fear of what was possibly coming. This fear was based on absolutely nothing concrete or substantial. I was not waiting on any test results, …

Ordinary to Extraordinary

February 1st 2017 No comments yet  

bread basketThis past week, I was reading in the Gospel of Mark and pondering the feeding of the 5,000. It is such a great story of a miraculous event, but what I love is that it is a testimony of how God feeds an ordinary need in an extraordinary way. As I considered this thought, God gave me a couple of modern day stories where I got to see Him do a similar thing up close and personal!

On Saturday, our team was down in South Dallas serving inner city kids at …

Choose to Love

July 15th 2016 1 comment so far  

diverse handsAs I have been reading many posts on Facebook following the tragedies of this past week, one quote has kept rattling in my brain. Martin Luther King famously said, “The most segregated hour of Christian America is eleven o’clock on Sunday morning.” That thought makes me sad, and I am thankful that we have made progress since Dr. King’s day. But we still have quite a way to go. Maybe this is why I love Saturdays so much! Every Saturday, I get to drive 28 miles south of Frisco and “be …

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